Discover Dog Friendly Cottages in the Lake District
We have a large collection of dog-friendly cottages in the Lake District in some stunning locations surrounded by mountains, lakes and beautiful countryside. With so many wonderful cottages and destinations to choose from, the Lake District is a natural choice for time away on holiday with your dog. The Lake District is one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations for dog owners. With its stunning lakes, mountains, forests, coastline and dog-friendly attractions, The Lake District is a wonderful place to visit for a week or a long weekend with your loved ones and your four-legged friend.
The Lake District is easily one of the top local destinations, with 16 million people visiting this National Park yearly. Seeing the breathtaking sights is now easy with your dog, using one of these self-catering cottages in the Lake District as your home base.
Despite the name, the Lake District actually offers more than just lakes, with England’s highest mountain also found in the county. If you like to combine your trip with visiting small towns, then there are lots to choose from as well.
Choose From Over 1,000 Pet Friendly Cottages in the Lake District
Searching our list of self-catering cottages makes it easy for you to find a place to stay for you and your pooch. You do not have to browse through hotels or bed-and-breakfasts, wondering if they allow your four-legged companion. All holiday properties listed on our site are certified places that will welcome your pup with open arms. Not only will you have no problems bringing your dog along, but you can enjoy your own peace and quiet in your home-away-from-home.
Experience Fantastic Dog Friendly Holidays in the Lake District
If you live in the city, then you and your dog will love the abundance of wide, open spaces in the Lake District. More than just having room to romp or run around, you will be rewarded with beautiful sights and peaceful surroundings. Whether you want an active walking holiday on the mountain or lakeside trails, or simply want to relax and enjoy the wonderful scenery and surrounding nature, the Lake District has all the ingredients for an amazing stay.
Visiting the Lakes with a Canine Companion
There are loads of things to see and do, including many attractions that are dog-friendly, so you are assured an exciting stay. Some favourite items on tourists’ to-do list are to visit homes of famous residents like William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Beatrix Potter. Your dog may not be allowed inside but you will be able to see where these writers lived and found inspiration for their great literary works.
Dog Friendly Towns in the Lake District
Visitors have lots of different little towns to choose from during their visit. Some are lesser known and therefore, quieter and better for those looking for tranquility while not being far away from the beautiful lakes, or as they are officially labeled, tarns.
Keswick in the northwest part of the county has fewer visitors compared to other parts, but it is vibrant enough to offer tourists lots to see and do. You can also go on a lake cruise or even find out here where pencils came from! Penrith in the northeast is not only breathtaking, but it is also teeming with history. Ruins dating back from the Roman and even the Neolithic times are perfect for history buffs. Another favorite is Carlisle, where you can follow the trail of Hadrian’s Wall.
The southeast is the most popular, with favorite towns like Kendal, Hawkshead, Bowness-on-Windermere, Ambleside, and others attracting lots of people yearly for access to the Lake District National Park. Lastly, the southwest has the most rugged landscape, which will enthrall nature lovers.
Book For Your Lake District Holiday Home Now
The Lake District is truly a destination not to be missed. If you have never been or want to visit again with your four-legged travel partner, then book one of our dog-friendly cottages now to experience the wonder of the Lake District.